Domestic bone of contention: Neither of us wants to grind & brew the coffee in the morning.
Solution: The Cuisinart Grind & Brew!
The old Krups coffee maker finally went toes up so Sandra found this cool gizmo:
You load the beans & water into it at night. Program when you'd like it to grind the beans and start making coffee. Wake up to fresh brewed coffee!!
Another simple pleasure of life ;-)